Christian Education

Monday, July 22, 2013 - 18:32

On September 15, 1963, the 16th Street Baptist Church was bombed, killing four little girls and marking a turning point in the U.S. 1960s Civil Rights Movement that ultimately contributed to the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. In a recent...

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 - 20:01

Do you know sleep-deprived parents of a newborn? Help them embrace the wonder of God’s love for their child in the Candle Press booklet, This Child of God. The booklet contains suggestions for the simplest and briefest prayers with infants. It also...

Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 19:29

Lists help me stay organized. Lists help me keep track of who I’ve contacted and who I haven’t yet. Lists are easy to read in just a minute or two. Lists make logical sense. That’s why I love this newest list from the Lewis Center for Church...

Tuesday, July 9, 2013 - 14:07

I ran across this blog in my Internet travels yesterday. It looks like a great resource for worship leaders who want to include children in the congregation’s worship. Have a look for yourself and let me know what you think:http://...

Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 20:17

Summer can be a time when we see our families and children in church a bit less. Here are some good (and inexpensive) ideas from Candle Press on how to stay connected through the summer months: Build up your library of To Go units. Pick and choose...

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 18:54

Well, I missed National Barefoot Week (who knew there was a National Barefoot Week?) but nonetheless, I believe you will enjoy this blog post by my friend Genelda Woggon from St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Asheville, NC. It is reprinted with...

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 17:17

Have you made your mark with any of the Five Marks of Mission? Why not share your success with the rest of the church? The Episcopal Church Office of Communication is asking you to create and share videos of local ministry and work in action as...

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 - 21:05

There’s no doubt that all media – including movies – have the ability to impact young minds. Through film, every director and screenwriter has particular themes and messages they are trying to convey. As adults, we can help our children learn to...

Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 09:52

Just a quick post to let you know the Children’s Curriculum Overview is now available from Church Publishing. Also from Church Publishing, you can find: VBS Overview How to Choose Curriculum Christian Education Planning Calendar Curriculum and the...

Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 17:39

The Faith Formation Learning Exchange just published their list of Spring 2013 Resources: What’s New: Spring 2013 includes the latest research and articles on families, children’s ministry, children’s and adolescent behavior, and young adult and...

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